Recent Awards

In FY 2018, Brandeis University attracted nearly $60 million in outside funding to support research. Following is a list of recent awards received by Brandeis University scholars.
A Study to Understand Interfaith Families in the Greater Toronto Area

Total Anticipated Award: $38,616

Principal Investigator: Fern Chertok, Cohen Center for Modern Jewish Studies

Sponsor: UJA Federation of Greater Toronto

Date Awarded: 07/16/2019
Inhibition of mTOR by a Small Molecule Activator of TSC2

Total Anticipated Award: $1,840,496

Principal Investigator: Lizbeth Hedstrom, Biology

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Date Awarded: 7/11/2019
Addressing Mental Health and Racial Equity Through “Devine” Dialogues

Total Anticipated Award: $15,000

Principal Investigator: Maria Madison, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Sponsor: Waltham School Department

Date Awarded: 07/11/2019

How Does a Metallocofactor In The Hepatitis B Viral Protein X Orchestrate Pathogenesis and Liver Cancer

Total Anticipated Award: $1,677,297

Principal Investigator: Maria-Eirini Pandelia, Biochemistry

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Date Awarded: 07/02/2019

Neuroscience: From Channels to Behavior

Total Anticipated Award: $1,444,380

Principal Investigator: Leslie Griffith, Biology

Sponsor: National Institutes of Health

Date Awarded: 07/01/2019